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the u.s. government has officially stopped walking for the first time in seventeen years with washington threatening to put the federal bill before deadline. written may pull out on the european human rights convention according to the country's prime minister who pledges to do everything to throw out those posing a security threat to the u.k. . and fears of a settlement as tools between the u.s. and iran gain momentum these rainy pm is in washington urging the american president not to get too close to tehran.
international news and comment line for most of this is with me huge national policy. and time has run out for us lawmakers to agree on federal funding which means the government is now officially shut down the democratic led senate rejected the temporary bills by the republicans that would have delayed obama's health care law as the price to continue funding obama warns the shutdown will have a very real economic impact on real people in his war has been finding out about the effects of the shutdown that. federal air traffic controllers will remain working so will the majority of the department of homeland security everything from the u.s. coast guard to the transportation security agency will keep operating federal prisons will stay open the state department will keep processing passports but
there may be delays social security and medicare payments would keep coming food stamp benefits will be available but many other services under the snap program that help needy mothers and children would be suspended the u.s. postal service would remain in business federal courts are exempt so cored will remain in session at least until mid october but if the government stay shutdown longer than ten days judiciary jobs would be at risk for furlough active duty military is considered essential so men and women in uniform will stay at work but it's likely paychecks will be delayed that's because even though the military is considered critical about half of the department of defense is not on the chopping block nasa most of its employees would be furloughed a few workers would remain on the job to man mission control the food and drug administration would suspend most safety inspections perhaps taking the biggest hit
tourism national parks across the country will close so will museums here in washington d.c. that includes the smithsonian museums and the national zoo the twenty four hour panda cam would go dark alternately it is up to the executive branch to decide who is essential and who is not right now it looks like roughly eight hundred thousand federal workers many of them here in washington temporarily be out of work in the first government shutdown nearly two decades in washington liz wall our. last minute to. on the verge of the chandon have recently become quite common in washington unless now flush monitor a couple of the closest calls and listen tears in twenty eleven the closing of the government was a verdict just one hour before the deadline for painful legislative stand of the budget do it was finally agreed the debt ceiling was another issue in the summer of
twenty eleven it was sending shock waves across america and the wider world but these kind didn't fall as it was agreed upon two days before time was up and it's been seventeen years since the last time the government partially sees its work but it's actually the eighteenth time in u.s. history is taking a so-called spending gap in one thousand nine hundred seventy seven the government will shut down three times in as many months and also and financial commentator jim rogers believes this vicious cycle will not be and doing anytime soon. america's largest debtor nation in a history of the world and it's going higher and higher but america will not default not for a few years because they can read as much money as they want now there are people like the russians and the chinese and many other people who say wait a minute this is crazy well then surely they are going to be for that approach but not only they've always had trouble they always play this game they always play
this charade it never meaning the only meaningful thing would be have somebody actually did something and cut spending and started going down that debt but this is a little game that they play in washington i'm not sure who they are trying to play it or i guess the t.v. people maybe some constituents pay attention but it's that you're ready to jam are part of the ongoing decline of the united states. and he's online team has listed ten ways the government shutdown would box america from the looming default to the closure of museums and also on our website to learn how global stock markets have been reacting to the budget battle in the u.s. congress that's an aussie dollar for you. what your government must now shut down until congress funds are you.
already on the rise the u.k.'s go it alone sentiment is now being fueled by a fresh blond drawing the on a nation ever from the mainland to european state that's not a prime minister david cameron hinted he wants to withdrawal from the european convention on human rights it's long been the subject of it we take brits with such measures as insisting u.k. prison is should have the right vote and allowing foreign criminals store main in the country indefinitely takes up the story. the british home secretary theresa may she told the conservative party conference that the current immigration system in the u.k. is like a never ending game of snakes and ladders and that questioning the european convention for human rights might be a route that the government chooses to go down now we know that they're serious because that david cameron has already indorsed that option at the opening of the tory party conference now the reason they are so worried about this is that at the
moment suspected foreign criminals well they have seventeen different routes to appeal if they are meant to be deported under the proposed plans the home office would fast deport suspected foreign criminals and then hear their appeals ofter they've been deported and i think we can take a listen to the home secretary theresa may talking about that the witnesses foreign criminals gratian lawyers while the loses all the victims of these crimes to the public where there is a risk with no risk where there is no risk of serious and irreversible harm we should deport foreign criminals first and hear their appeals later conservatives view is that the european convention for human rights simply prevents them from dealing with famous cases like that of radical hate preacher abu qatada who famously avoided extradition from the u.k. for over a decade because his lawyers argued that it was against his human rights to return
to his native jordan where he could face torture there now that was an extremely embarrassing case for the u.k. government and gives you an indication of why they want to tackle the issue that's on the list already concerned that the tories plans to quit the fifty four year old treaty the european convention for human rights the forty seven countries are all signed up to well that's the inevitable outcome of that they say is that the number of human rights safeguards in the u.k. will that they would go down and that this is a country already that hasn't been immune to accusations of human. rights abuses itself only recently the u.k. government was criticized for detaining glenn greenwald's partner david miranda at heathrow airport glenn greenwald is of course the guardian journalist who uncovered much of the n.s.a. scandal and his partner was held by police that he through our ports and most of his documents all of his documents was seized and human rights watch called it
a shocking act that was aimed at punishing or intimidating journalists and in terms of the reactions to the conservatives latest proposals well they're already there is highlighting that these plants courage may well be illegal under current laws and that ultimately they could be the first steps towards the u.k. government simply ignoring the human rights of people as and when it suits them with an election rather than two years of where it seems cameron has learnt useful lessons from the success of the united kingdom independence policy that's because the idea of abandoning the human rights convention is not a new one and was first floated by u.k. and gerard batten and the people the party believes it's time britain took matters into its own hand. we now come under the jurisdiction of the european court of human rights which is going respect sponsible for many decisions that the british people are very unhappy with like our inability to get poor foreign terrorist
suspects for example and i accept that we have to give prisoners the vote i've said that we cannot have life sentences for criminals they must be reviewed so our worst and most deprived killers will not have the rights to have their life sentences reviewed we have their own courts which have been established over the last eight hundred years we have our supreme court if a british citizen has a problem with the british government and the british state we have our own courts where they can seek redress and we shouldn't have to take it off to a foreign court presided over by a foreign judges many of her marks and simply not up to the standard of english judges countries will either observe civilised values or they were many countries in the year and not quite up to that standard yet and all this is done for us as actually we've had all these kind of idiotic decisions that then we're obliged to actually it's a. and coming up later this evening the drunk design stood behind as neisha troops were padds have bid farewell to his son with
a list of the drug industry in the country during that state with often made heroin spreading across the globe. raising the israelis and pm binyamin netanyahu is on a visit to the king was trying to persuade the american president not to beat to any a bill with iran that's coming your way on to the break. this is the media lead also we leave the media. love to see bush and see to. play your part of the musical. shoes that no one is as good with to get that you
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a shame not to leave the crippling sanctions against the country at least prematurely his visit as bad by they saw in relations between washington and tehran as the natives of both nations made their first steps to long awaited talks on a possible nuclear settlement in a partner has the details. last speaker wrapping up the united nations general assembly debate but israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu will likely not offer the same harmonious tone heard last week from iran as president who is expected to argue that israel and the world at large should continue to be on guard against tehran's nuclear program even insisting that the international sanctions which have been crippling iran's economy not be eased now just seven days ago iranian leader hassan rouhani delivered his debut address at the u.n. g.a. proclaiming that his government was ready to resolve any and all concerns about his
country's nuclear program even promising more transparency and engagement with the united states during a meeting with u.s. president barack obama at the white house on monday israel's prime minister insisted that tehran offer immediate concessions by suspending sensitive nuclear projects or else even greater international now obama short of netanyahu that all options including military options are on the table when it comes to protecting u.s. interests in the middle east or hope is that we can resolve this diplomatically bush as president i have said before i would prefer that we take no options off the table including military options now last year when the israeli prime minister addressed the u.n. g.a. he presented a cartoon diagram of a bomb claiming that iran would enter the final phase of a weapons production by made it through two thousand and thirteen israel has of course adopted off from that assessment since making it but wall tel of the it has
been ringing alarm bells over tehran's allegedly nuclear program it is simultaneously even ignoring calls from iran syria and other countries to join the nuclear nonproliferation treaty that's aimed at keeping the middle east free from weapons of mass destruction. israel has also not confirmed or denied if it has its own nuclear arsenal reporting from new york. are. the last wing the leaders of the us and iran spied directly for the first time and move on three decades however to a political analyst william and believe some groups in america don't want to miss the convenient image of iran as and any iran hasn't made a. hostile the war aggressive war on any nation for more than a century and a half and i certainly don't think they're insane enough to try to launch a war on israel which is armed to the teeth with nuclear submarines and other weaponry that would would. really not to not be to the advantage of iran at all so
i think this is a fabrication by a certain international war lobby in washington perhaps in britain france and certainly around the israeli defense industry and certain circles in israeli intelligence around netanyahu that that would want to have iran as a bogeyman to justify the continued support of washington to israel. and head to old line to see will tao web how lined up for you that including the latest snowden leak the n.s.a. husband raking climate data on the web browsing habits of millions of innocent americans and this without war and in the interest of the case. and the run up to the sochi twenty fourteen winter games and the finals trade you can follow the flames on the invision page of our website it's just a click away for you on r.t. dot com. the u.s.
and its allies are packing their bags ready to head out of afghanistan next year but believe behind a deadly legacy since the start of the war on terror twelve years ago the drug industry there has thrived and it's not only for initial use internal i should say our good made course being stabbed in the appearing the world over and have killed at least a million people aussies again that richard can report. a war that kills without weapons silently with her when its production has increased forty times in the. nato started its war on terror in two thousand and one before that the taliban as brutal as they war heading forced the ban on poppy growing they declared it was against their religion so hereon production was very low when the u.s. and allied forces invaded the country they allowed afghans to grow poppies they saw it as a way to win locals hearts and minds the u.s. and allied forces have maintained that opium production provides
a livelihood for afghan farmers but it's been destroying their lives the lives of thousands of children around three hundred thousand afghan children are now drug addicts my colleague visited one family in afghanistan three mothers all three addicted to opium heroin and marijuana they blow opium in the face of their children to make them fall asleep so that the grown ups can cater to their own addiction they give marijuana to their very young children they buy drugs before they buy food here's what their daughter said before fear of their lives my mother told me let's go to the bazaar i want to buy something for you i said really we went and my mother said to this man do you want to buy these grew he gets to give you and give us a hand written out so we went to buy some dry bread and novelty my mom needed money and took my sister we were crying soo much then she tried to sell me again i begged him not to and she said that if i go to people's houses and beg then to keep me so
that's what i do the u.s. and allied forces have been doing little to stop opium production in afghanistan is killing more and more people and not just in of gunston but far beyond its borders of ghana's that produces around ninety percent of the world's opium supply the bulk of the eight hundred and twenty tons of heroin that comes out of afghanistan every year ends up on the streets of russia and europe. the drug money feeds organized crime all over the globe kossovo drug dealers for example have become a predominant crime group in europe that is because seventy percent of heroin that goes to europe goes through the cost of all channeled in the meantime opium production is growing in afghanistan last year they expended poppy cultivation almost twenty percent compared to the prior year and also what kind of a nation building was that when it's clear food these afghan children it was
anything but that in moscow i'm going to check out. some other global headlines this hour israeli soldiers how open file to palestinian gaza killing one the shooting began after the pair are said to have players the border security fence one of the palestinians died in sports the other was injured and taken into custody the army claims they were seen subatomic defense. police in brazil clashed with hundreds of protesting professors who had gathered in the streets of rio de janeiro to teachers have been demanding improved pay and conditions some held signs are claiming less food bowl more education they are angered about the money being launched on the country's hosting of the world cup while social services are neglected similar sentiment saw a nationwide million strong protest in the summer. in haiti's capital thousands of antigovernment protesters marched twenty years since
ex-president bertrand aristide's and staying they demanded the current leader in the show lots of the resigns amid corruption are geishas and his failure to conduct elections as promised two years ago the demonstration was mostly peaceful although some clashes with police were reported. under venezuela those were the words of the country's president nicolas maduro explained three top u.s. diplomats here cues the trio plotting to some attire the country's economy and paying bribes to venezuelan companies the u.s. embassy denies the allegations that said no that official notification alluded to has been received last week madieu or cancelled his speech of the un general assembly claiming his life would be in danger in new york america and venezuela have a long history of difficulties and have been without ambassadors in each other's councils since twenty ten. new notice sentiment has been gaining
strength across the e.u. with the european commission expressing great concern over the rise of anticipate incidents across the blog aussie's alexei here cesky reports now from hungary where the far right neo nazi party is currently enjoying major support. emotions in tackles flew high in what was meant to be a friendly full game and budapest between hungary and israel but in the stands emotions were even more fierce local fans booed israel's anthem. and chanted fascist leader's name. not that he was. at another football game several months later the leader of hungary's anti-racist movement was attacked by hooligans. heard a bunch of found chanting the nazi slogan. i asked them to stop but they ignored then after the game they attacked me one of them hit me in the face and broke my nose i mean the jewish community here says this was just one link in
a long chain of anti-semitic and interethnic tensions in the country but at thirty cost on we keep hearing and a semitic slogans and sentiments from inside our parliament and in some of our press which if you remember nazi germany everything also started with rhetoric then came concentration camps and gas chambers and in hungary sometimes this vocal racism turns into real violence like six gypsies who were killed by a gang of nationalists a few years ago because what is especially shocking to hungary's jews is that these things are happening in a country which has a very tragic history in the one nine hundred forty s. hungary had one of the largest jewish communities in the whole of europe but the nazi invasion changed all that and more than half a million people perished in the holocaust and this wall in budapest has all the names of all the identified victims. in may the world jewish congress even decided to hold its annual event in budapest to highlight what they believe is escalating anti-semitism in the central european state of the far right your big party the
third largest in the country brought thousands onto the streets their leader says it had nothing to do with racism but was draw attention to what they claim to be the aggressive policy of israel me. coming in from israeli president press that the only other way to prevail without military action it was but economic me want to speak with a leader he said israel will invest a lot of money into hungary look what we've been witnessing a huge influx of capital from israel into our country since then and tried to find out what's behind it but the jewish community called us nazis and refused to speak to us that's why we protested the your big party made headlines off to make it into hungary's parliament in twenty ten the country's economy was ailing and judging by opinion polls they're looking to strengthen their position off to next year's vote with far right parties now represented in parliament so a few grey norway finland lot via and several more countries across the continent
your vehicle will go into the election safe in the knowledge they're not alone. reporting from front. and up next on season breaking the satire with the latest snowden revelations and other news missing from the global media headlines. recently the ministry of internal affairs of russia declared that they're going to address to increase operations in and around the moscow subway system with a major emphasis on illegal immigration there is an odd paradox when people talk about dealing with illegal immigration in terms of what the police should do people want the police to deal with it but any means of trying to actually do. we think are generally taboo any form of asking people to see ideas you do as an invasion of privacy or racial profiling well i don't know how exactly anyone can prove they are
or aren't a citizen without id and if you're looking for people who are forward and thus different then how can you go about looking for illegals without looking for people who are different i.e. profiling if you were looking for a criminal of slavic origin in uganda when the police be wrong to stop me due to standing out from the crowd i don't think so that's not racial profiling it is just common sense obviously it is best to fight the causes of illegal immigration rather than asking for id in moscow subways but they have to do something so i guess id checks are here to stay but there's a big difference between looking at someone's passport and doing stop and frisk or involuntary blood and urine tests that is what immigration control goes over the line but that's just my opinion.
i know c.n.n. m s n b c news have taken some nuts lately but the fact is i admire their commitment to cover all sides of the story just in case one of them happens to be accurate. that was funny but it's closer to the truth and i think. it's because one full attention in the mainstream media works side by side with you actually i'm here. at our team we have a different brain. because the news of the world just is not this funny i'm not laughing damnit i'm not. but. he has said to the jets i will handle them.
the the. hey guys i'm having martin and this is breaking in the set so it's a government shutdown even if everyone in d.c. is counting down the hours until the panda cam goes black while we wait on our do nothing congress here let's take a look at the latest intelligence agency leak snowden's newest revelation expose a program called the mean way the n.s.a. turns that into a massive grass that break down all of our social connections yes details of everyone you work and travel with are now compiled in the graphs resembling massive spider webs let me repeat the people that are linked to you through friends or friends of friends or friends of friends of friends can make you a red flag by sheer connection alone it's not just info collected by the n.s.a. the spying arm of the government pairs its data with public sources like facebook
voter registration polls g.p.s. location property records and even banking history the government's been doing this since two thousand and ten for the stated purpose of tracking potential foreign intelligence on u.s. networks but obviously the surveillance and compass is far more than just that to give you an idea of the massive scope of this interconnected maze internal documents reveal that in just one day one day twenty billion events can be recorded and delivered to analysts within one hour look it's not surprising that individual profiles are being created for every american that we already know what is disturbing is the six degrees of kevin bacon approach the n.s.a. is using to implicate us all. it was a. very hard to take. ever had sex with a big.